Synthesis of Organic Bromides via Organotrifluoroborates
George W. Kabalka* and Arjun Reddy Mereddy
*Departments of Chemistry and Radiology, The University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Tennessee 37996-1600, Email: kabalkautk.edu
G. W. Kabalka, A. R. Mereddy, Organometallics, 2004, 23, 4519-4521.
Organotrifluoroborates are rapidly and regioselectively converted into organic bromides in excellent yields under mild conditions, using sodium bromide in the presence of chloramine-T.
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